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From Monday, 30/Jun/2014 onwards

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Sheltered housing scheme plans open day and tours

HAVERING Council will be opening the doors of its sheltered housing schemes to give those interested in independent living a chance to get an up-close view of what’s on offer.

Historic planes to take off

Historic planes to take off
ALMOST 15,000 visitors are expected to enjoy the military and flying machines air show at the weekend.

Historic afternoon at hospitals

QUEEN'S and King George hospitals are a hosting an historic afternoon tea for patients.

Musical flies high on wartime theme

Musical flies high on wartime theme
A COMMUNITY musical marking the centenary of the First World War is now on at the Queen’s Theatre, alongside a number of special displays and events.

Chaplain honoured

Chaplain honoured
QUEEN'S and King George hospital’s trust chaplain Phil Wright has been honoured at a special ceremony.

School wows inspectors

THE James Oglethorpe Primary School had a great boost as the children headed off for their summer break, wowing Ofsted inspectors.

Prison term for man after serious domestic assault

A BASILDON man has been jailed over a domestic assault.

Police hunt after robbery attempt

A MAN suffered a head wound and a dislocated shoulder in an attempted robbery in Laindon.

Driver convicted over road death of 94-year-old woman

A BILLERICAY man has been convicted of causing the death of a 94-year-old woman.

Police seek man after nightclub attack

POLICE are hunting a man who kicked a woman in the stomach and caused 'severe internal injuries'.

Apprentice dies after motorbike collides with car

A BASILDON-born apprentice mechanic died last week in a traffic collision.

Cabaret to support MNDA

Cabaret to support MNDA
A PITSEA woman has arranged a charity cabaret night to help her friend, who suffers from Motor Neurone Disease.

Contest to design police Christmas card

CHILDREN in Essex have been invited to design Essex Police's 2014 Christmas card.

High flyers selected to set up acadamies

High flyers selected to set up acadamies
HEAD teacher of a Benfleet school is one of 32 high flyers chosen to advise academies.

Travellers told to clear off so land can be cleared up

Travellers told to clear off so land can be cleared up
LAKESIDE shopping centre has launched a legal bid to remove travellers from one of its car parks.

Card from the Queen

Card from the Queen
A COUPLE got a royal treat when they received an anniversary card from the Queen.

Frustration over river crossing plan delays

A DECISION over where to build the new Lower Thames Crossing has been delayed for a second time.

Jewellery heist gang jailed

EIGHT men have been jailed for a £2m jewellery heist in Thurrock.

First phase of development

A NEW creative and business development was launched in east London this week.

Musicians hit the right note

Musicians hit the right note
JUNIOR musicians were given awards at the Havering Junior Musician Awards night at The Salvation Army Halls.

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